THE GREATEST MOTION PICTURE OF ALL TIME.
The story of how JB and KG got together to form the greatest rock band in the world, Tenacious D; will they find the magical guitar pick that brings fame, fortune and talent to any pretender? The celebrities are fun to watch and fans of Jack Black and his band will enjoy the childish jokes and the silly rock tunes, but it’s hard to take for anyone over 13. And why wouldn’t Jack and Kyle Gassner include the songs that were at least moderate hits?
2006-U.S. 92 min. Color. Directed by Liam Lynch. Screenplay: Jack Black, Kyle Gass, Liam Lynch. Cast: Jack Black (JB), Kyle Gass (KG), Jason Reed (Lee), Ronnie James Dio, Paul F. Tompkins, Troy Gentile… Dave Grohl. Cameos: Ben Stiller, Tim Robbins, Colin Hanks, Amy Adams, Meat Loaf, John C. Reilly.
Trivia: Co-executive produced by Ben Stiller. The band also had their own TV show, Tenacious D (1999-2000).